Engineering next generation urban mobility

Berlin 20–21 March

Programme Committee

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gruel

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gruel

Head of Autonomous Mobility Systems, car2go Group GmbH

Wolfgang Gruel is Head of Autonomous Mobility Systems for car2go and a Professor at Stuttgart Media University.

Frank Hansen

Frank Hansen

Co-Founder, Center of Competence Urban Mobility, BMW Group

Frank Hansen has been working with BMW since 2004. In June 2015 he co-founded the Center of Competence for Urban Mobility. Since then he has been developing urban mobility solutions and initiated cooperations with cities and various stakeholders of urban mobility.

Richard Harris

Richard Harris

Director, HMI Technologies Ltd.

Richard Harris is Director of HMI Technologies, a world leader in custom-built Intelligent Transport Systems with regional expertise in deploying autonomous vehicles and state of the art transport technology throughout Asia Pacific..

Florian Lennert

Florian Lennert

Director, Intelligent City, Innovation Centre for Mobility and Societal Change (InnoZ), London School of Economics (LSE)

Florian Lennert is Director of Intelligent City, a joint venture of InnoZ in Berlin and the London School of Economics (LSE) focusing on sustainable urban innovation. Intelligent City pursues collaborative research and development at the interface of smart mobility, urban renewable energy systems, intelligent infrastructure and future city design.

Sandra Phillips

Sandra Phillips

CEO, Movmi Shared Transportation Services

Sandra Phillips is CEO and founder of movmi and has a track record of establishing new mobility ventures and leading them to success. She is considered a world-wide expert in shared mobility: in particular free-floating and round-trip carsharing as well as integrated mobility suites (station-based, free-floating and ridesharing).

Dr. Frank Ruff

Dr. Frank Ruff

Senior Manager of Society and Technology Research Group, Daimler AG

Dr. Frank Ruff heads the “Society and Technology Research Group” at Daimler Research and Development. With this team, Frank explores future developments in society and mobility.

Dr. Bodo Schwieger

Dr. Bodo Schwieger

General Manager, team red Deutschland GmbH

Dr. Bodo Schwieger specialised in car-sharing and mobility services after his education at the technical university of Berlin. He wrote his dissertation on customer analysis and international know-how transfer for the DaimlerChrysler Society and Technology Research Group.